2021 Georgia Code
Title 15 - Courts
Chapter 11 - Juvenile Code
Article 3 - Dependency Proceedings
Part 9 - Predisposition Social Studies
§ 15-11-190. Social Study

Universal Citation: GA Code § 15-11-190 (2021)

If the allegations of the petition alleging dependency are admitted or after an adjudication hearing the court has adjudicated a child as a dependent child, the court may direct that a written social study and report be made by a person designated by the court.

(Code 1981, §15-11-190, enacted by Ga. L. 2013, p. 294, § 1-1/HB 242.)



- 43 C.J.S., Infants, § 209 et seq.


- Uniform Juvenile Court Act (U.L.A.) § 28.


- Defense of infancy in juvenile delinquency proceedings, 83 A.L.R.4th 1135.

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